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William Burnett papers

 Collection — Folder: S195
Identifier: S0195

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a typed excerpt from a letter from a Michigan State Library staff member in Lansing, Michigan in 1959 regarding the family of William Burnett.


  • 1959

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

William Burnett was the father of seven children, five boys and two girls. He lived in Michigan during 1800 and in the Indiana Territory in 1810.

Information found within the collection.

"Burnett, William". U.S. Census Reconstructed Records, 1660-1820. Retrieved 2014/05/13.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Robert Whitsett in 1959.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/05/13 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/05/13 by Edythe Huffman.
William Burnett papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.